Susan Catalano

Chief People Officer at WeWork

Susan Catalano is the current Chief People Officer at WeWork. Prior to their current position, Susan was a Panelist at the University of Virginia and a Guest Lecturer at Harvard Business School. From June 2009 to January 2019, Susan worked at Citi in various roles including Managing Director, Senior Human Resources Officer, and Global Head of Recruitment. While at Citi, Susan launched the company's social media recruitment strategy and implemented the first global Employee Recognition Program. Susan is also a mentor for emerging talent and executive coach across various businesses.

Susan Catalano has an MBA in Finance from Pace University - Lubin School of Business and a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the same school. Susan also has a certification from Series 7, which has since expired.

Some direct reports include Michael Szeto - SVP, Head of Total Rewards, Gianna DelliCarpini - VP, COO - Global People Team, and Mayumi Idate - Head of People, Japan. Some of their coworkers include Lauren Fritts - Chief Corporate Affairs & Marketing Officer, Anthony Yazbeck - President, and Samit Chopra - President & COO, EMEA & Pacific. Their manager is Sandeep Mathrani, CEO.


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